About Rumer Willis

American based actress/singer, Rumer Willis is widely recognized for her roles in CBS drama series “90210”, the 2008 movie “The House Bunny” and the 2009 movie “Sorority Row”. She alongside her dance partner Valentin Chmerkovskiy was the winner of the 20th season of “Dancing with the Stars” in 2015. She has also appeared in theatre acts. In her career span of about twenty-five years, the thirty-two years-old actress has made an appearance in twenty-four movies, eighteen television series, four music videos, and few theatres acts.

Quick Facts 
Full NameRumer Glenn Willis
Date of BirthAugust 16, 1988
Birth placePaducah, Kentucky, U.S.
Parent(s)Bruce Willis (Father)
Demi Moore (Mother)
OccupationActress, singer
Net WorthUS $4 Million

Early Life

Born on 16th August 1988 in Paducah, Kentucky at the Western Baptist Hospital, she is the daughter of Bruce Willis and Demi Moore. Her father Bruce Willis is also an actor who is widely recognized for his role in the 1985 comedy-drama series “Moonlight”. Her mother, Demi Moore is an actress/producer and was the highest-paid Hollywood actress in 1996. Rumer Willis was born when Bruce was working in the 1989 film “In Country”.

The couple is currently divorced. Rumer’s birth was videotaped at the wish of her mother. She is the eldest child of her family. Willis was raised in Hailey and attended the Interlochen Arts Academy in Michigan as a freshman and graduated high school from the Wildwood Secondary School in Los Angeles. Before dropping out, she was studying at the University of Southern California.

Career

In film

Rumer Willis’s career in acting started after she made a debut in the 1995 film “Now and Then” alongside her mother when she was just five years old. She was then seen in the 1996 movie “Striptease”. She was then seen as Joanne in the 2008 comedy “The House Bunny”. The film did well in the box-office grossing over $70 million.

She was also seen in the 2008 horror film “From Within” as Natalie and in the 2009 film “Sorority Row” as Ellie. She then went to portray the role of Katelyn Chase in the 2009 high school comedy “Wild Cherry” which won her a “Breakthrough Performance Female” award.

Rumer Willis was then seen as the main cast in the 2013 drama film “The Odd Way Home” where she portrayed the role of Maya. She was also seen in movies like “The Escort” in 2015, “Hello Again” in 2017, “The Diary of Preston Plummer” and few others. She was also a part of the 2019 comedy-drama “Once upon a time in Hollywood” by Quentin Tarantino where she took the role of Joanna Pettet. The movie was a box office success and had a gross collection of over $368 million worldwide. It also got a good response from the critics.

Rumer Willis

In Television

She made her television debut as a guest role in the 2008 sitcom “Miss Guided” and has appeared as a guest actress in “Workaholics”, “CSI: NY”, “Hawaii Five-0” and others. She also did a role of Gia Mannetti in the 2009 teen drama “90210” and has made an appearance in the series “Pretty Little Liars” as Zoe. She has also done the voice over for the sketch comedy “Robot Chicken”. Willis has also made an appearance in the musical drama “Empire” where she portrayed the role of Tory Ash. She was also seen as the co-host in the talk show “The Talk”.

Rumer made her theatre debut from the 2015 play “Chicago” at Broadway as Roxie Hart.

Apart from acting

Willis was the judge in the 2014 “Miss USA” and has appeared in the cover of different magazines including “Prestige” and “The Sunday Times”. She also acted as the spoke person for “Ocean Pacific” in 2008. Willis was seen in “The Masked Singer” as Lion in 2019.

Dancing with the Stars

Rumer Willis was a part of the “Dancing with the Stars” in the 20th season of the show. She was partnered with Valentin Chmerkovskiy, a Ukrainian/American professional dancer. Together they were declared as the champions of the season. The dance duo was also a part of the “Dancing with the Stars: Perfect 10 Tour” along with other participants in 2015.

Willis has acted alongside her father Bruce in the films “The Whole Nine Yards” in 2000, “Air Strike” in 2018, and “Hostage” in 2005.

Rumer Willis and Bruce Willis

Awards

In her career span ranging from 1995 till the present day, she has been nominated in five award functions including a Golden Globe Awards. She has won three different award functions; Golden Globes in 2009, ShoWest Convention in the category “Female Star of Tomorrow” in 2009 along with few other actresses and Young Hollywood Awards in the category “Breakthrough Performance Female” in 2009.

Personal Life

Rumer Willis has been linked romantically with many actors including Chord Overstreet, Jayson Blair, Harry Morton, and few others. She has chosen Teetotalism; completely refraining from alcoholic drinks as her lifestyle choice. She is a tattoo lover and has several tattoos in her body.

Willis has a mixed ancestry mainly German, English, Irish, Dutch and French. She was given the name Rumer after the British Author Rumer Godden, and her middle name Glenn was given as an honor to Glenn Gordon Caron who had helped in casting her father in Moonlighting.

Rumer Willis

Both of Willis’ biological sisters; Scout Willis and Tallulah Willis are in the acting profession. She is also a good friend with Annie Starke and Melanie Griffith’s daughter Dakota Johnson.

She is five feet five inches in height and weighs about fifty-four kilograms. Her zodiac sign is Leo.

Net Worth

According to celebritynetworth.com, Willis has an estimated worth of $4 million.

 

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